Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

Phoenix Has Two New TOP COPS!

On May 14, 2016, at approximately 1400 hours, Phoenix Police Officers responded to a call of a possible home invasion with shots fired at an apartment complex located at 3737 West McDowell Road.

Sergeant Steven Wong and Officer Marc Valenzuela …

PLEA is Attending the 2017 TOP COPS Ceremony

As a member of the National Association of Police Organizations, NAPO, PLEA attends seminars hosted by NAPO to stay informed about issues affecting police officers all across the country.

While NAPO looks out for our interest on Capitol Hill in …

PLEA Attends the Dedication Ceremony for the David V. Glasser Historical Marker

On May 18, 2016, Phoenix Police Officer David V. Glasser, 8144, and members of the 81X Squad responded to a burglary call in the area of 4800 West Baseline Road.  Officer Glasser was shot and critically wounded by the suspect …

Staffing update: PLEA Responds to City Manager’s Letter

PLEA has gone out in the media for the last several months to highlight the issues on dangerously low staffing levels with regard to police manpower.  This has included many media interviews, attendance at City Council and Public Safety Subcommittee …

A Veteran Trainer Speaks Out

A veteran trainer on the PD that authored the following article with input and concerns from others as well as themselves.  As an organization, we should always evaluate incoming information no matter how unpleasant to see how we can be …

PLEA Supports the PPD Fit Force Competition.

On Thursday, April 27, 2017, the second annual Phoenix Police Fitness Competition was held at the Arizona Law Enforcement Academy.  Two-man teams competed in the following events:

2000 Meter row 100 Yard vehicle push 12 Hand-release burpee wall climbs 800 …

PLEA Attends 2017 Annual NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner

On Friday, April 21, 2017, members of the PLEA board attended the annual NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner held at the Phoenix downtown Hyatt Regency hotel.  PLEA sees the value of cultivating partnerships within the community we serve and has supported …

Our First Annual Fallen Officer Memorial Golf Classic Was an Overwhelming Success

On Saturday, April 15, 2017 PLEA hosted our twenty-eighth annual charity golf tournament and the First Annual Fallen Officer Memorial Golf Classic. The tournament was held at the Wigwam resort in Litchfield Park and was the most successful charity golf …